English dictionary definition of:



  • an intense or violent exertion
  • the act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean


  • taxeeing to the utmost; testing powers of endurance

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arduous distortion overrefinement strain strenuous torture twisting

Scrabble score for straining

Scrabble score = 10

Please note that scrabble only allows seven tiles to be placed at once.

generated at 12:46:24 on 01-08-19

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